COX & KINGS Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY19); Net Profit Down 27.2%
Thu, 16 Aug

COX & KINGS has announced its results for the quarter ended June 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

COX & KINGS Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Jun-17*
3
Mar-18*
3
Jun-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m19,08115,92521,83937.1%14.5%
Other incomeRs m14515517714.2%21.8%
TurnoverRs m19,22616,07922,01636.9%14.5%
ExpensesRs m15,35014,56918,86029.5%22.9%
Gross profitRs m3,3831,3102,927123.5%-13.5%
DepreciationRs m1992572819.5%40.9%
InterestRs m564899613-31.7%8.9%
Profit before taxRs m2,7653092,210614.8%-20.1%
TaxRs m88652484160.5%-5.1%
Profit after taxRs m1,879-2151,369-27.2%
Gross profit margin%17.78.213.4
Effective tax rate%32.0169.638.1
Net profit margin%9.8-1.36.2
* Results Consolidated
Interim results exclude extraordinary / exceptional items
Source: Company Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


Year-on-Year Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 14.5% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 22.9% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 13.5% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 13.4% in 1QFY19 as against 17.7% in 1QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges and finance costs increased by 40.9% YoY and 8.9% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 21.8% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 27.2% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 9.8% in 1QFY18 to 6.2% in 1QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 37.1% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 29.5% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 123.5% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 13.4% in 1QFY19 as against 8.2% in 4QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 736.2% QoQ, while net profit margins increased from -1.3% in 4QFY18 to 6.2% in 1QFY19.

To see how COX & KINGS has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

COX & KINGS Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, COX & KINGS share price has moved up from Rs 266.6 to Rs 211.0, registering a Loss of Rs 55.6 or around 20.9%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 19.8% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 211.0, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of COX & KINGS stands at 9.0 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 1.4 times.